One UI 2.1 update for the Galaxy M21 is rolling out now

The Galaxy M21 is following closely in the footsteps of its sibling. Samsung had released the One UI Core 2.1 update for the Galaxy M31 a couple of weeks ago and the company is now rolling out a similar firmware package for the Galaxy M21. Meanwhile, Samsung is releasing a new update for the Galaxy […]

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Samsung India wants to sell 20 million Galaxy M phones by year’s end

Samsung’s budget-focused Galaxy M smartphone series is enjoying a lot of success in India, so much that Samsung believes it can sell a total of 20 million Galaxy M devices by the end of the year. Last quarter the Galaxy M lineup was responsible for securing a record high online market share for Samsung India, […]

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Galaxy M01s and Galaxy M31 receive One UI Core 2.1 via firmware update

The Galaxy M01s and the Galaxy M31 have both received an important new firmware update this week. The Galaxy M01s is making the jump from Android 9 Pie to Android 10, and both smartphones are getting One UI Core 2.1 as well as the September 2020 security patch. The Galaxy M01s is getting the update […]

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SM-F415 manual shows it’s not a camera-centric phone, just a Galaxy M31

You may have seen reports yesterday about Samsung launching a new ‘camera-centric’ Galaxy F smartphone before the end of this month. There has been a fair bit of speculation about this new device, model number SM-F415, that Samsung is working on. It was initially believed to be the affordable Galaxy Z Fold Lite but there […]

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Samsung India hits record high online market share thanks to Galaxy M

Smartphone sales have declined in India throughout the second quarter of 2020 but online retail channels have grown in popularity. A lot more customers prefer buying smartphones online in the COVID-19 era, and online retail channels have accounted for 43% of smartphone shipments in Q2. Samsung India was able to increase its online influence in […]

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Indian offline retailers accuse Samsung of hoggin the Galaxy M series

Roughly one and a half months ago Samsung had been accused by offline retailers in India of favoring online sales and hurting their business in the process. Specifically, Indian offline retailers have accused Samsung of creating a price discrepancy between mid-range devices sold online and offline. In essence, these smaller businesses believe that Samsung has […]

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Galaxy M31 gets July 2020 security patch in India with new update

The Galaxy M31 was released earlier this year with Android 10 and the February 2020 security patch. A few months later, Samsung released the April 2020 security patch to the phone. Now, the South Korean firm has started rolling out a new software update to the device with the latest security patch and some new […]

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[Update: UK, too] Galaxy M31 is releasing in Spain next week, pre-orders go live today

Update: The Galaxy M31 is also launching in the UK. It is already available for pre-order exclusively through Amazon for £245.Original story followsSamsung has been expanding the Galaxy M31’s availability to more countries over the past couple of months, and the latest market to get the mid-range device is Spain. The company has officially announced that the […]

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Samsung stops rolling out the Galaxy M31 update that bricked phones

Samsung started rolling out a new firmware update for the Galaxy M31 in India yesterday. The firmware brought the April 2020 security patch but this didn’t turn out to be a routine affair. Soon after the update was released, many Galaxy M31 owners complained on social media and the Samsung Members app that this firmware […]

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Galaxy M31 owners stuck without a working phone after latest update

It looks like Galaxy A70 owners might not be the only ones faced with major issues after a recent update, as numerous Galaxy M31 owners have flocked to Twitter and Samsung Members to complain about the April 2020 security patch bricking their smartphones during the update process.The firmware update containing the April 2020 security patch […]

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Galaxy A5 (2017), A30, and M31 get new update, April 2020 security patch

Three more Samsung smartphones are getting firmware updates including the April 2020 security patch, namely the Galaxy A5 2017 (SM-A520F), Galaxy A30 (SM-A305F), and Galaxy M31 (SM-M315F). The updates arrive as firmware versions A520FXXSDCTCA, A305FDDS5BTC1, and M315FXXU1ATD1, respectively.Oddly enough, the new firmware version for the Galaxy M31 suggests that additional features should be included with […]

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Various Samsung smartphones receive Netflix’s HDR10 certification

Smartphones and tablets are increasingly being used to consume movies and TV shows, and Netflix is one of the most popular video streaming services in the world. Now, various smartphones from Samsung have received the official HDR10 certification from Netflix. Dozens of Galaxy smartphones and tablets have also received the HD certification.The recently launched Galaxy […]

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